Philosophy: Phenomenology

  • Caring and Well-being: A Lifeworld Approach book cover

    Caring and Well-being

    A Lifeworld Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Galvin, Les Todres

    Something is missing in contemporary health and social care. Health and illness is often measured in policy documents in economic terms, and clinical outcomes are enmeshed in statistical data, with the patient’s experience left to one side. This stimulating book is concerned with how to humanise…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • The Subject in Question: Sartre's Critique of Husserl in The Transcendence of the Ego book cover

    The Subject in Question

    Sartre's Critique of Husserl in The Transcendence of the Ego, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Priest

    The Subject in Question provides a fascinating insight into a debate between two of the twentieth century's most famous philosophers - Jean-Paul Sartre and Edmund Husserl - over the key notions of conscious experience and the self. Sartre's The Transcendence of the Ego, published in 1937, is a…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • The Politics of Logic: Badiou, Wittgenstein, and the Consequences of Formalism book cover

    The Politics of Logic

    Badiou, Wittgenstein, and the Consequences of Formalism, 1st Edition

    By Paul Livingston

    In this book, Livingston develops the political implications of formal results obtained over the course of the twentieth century in set theory, metalogic, and computational theory. He argues that the results achieved by thinkers such as Cantor, Russell, Godel, Turing, and Cohen, even when they…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Hermeneutic Dialogue and Social Science: A Critique of Gadamer and Habermas book cover

    Hermeneutic Dialogue and Social Science

    A Critique of Gadamer and Habermas, 1st Edition

    By Austin Harrington

    This book explores the writings of Gadamer and Habermas on hermeneutics and the methodology of the social sciences. By re-examining their views of earlier interpretive theorists, from Wilhelm Dilthey to Max Weber and Alfred Schutz, it offers a radical challenge to their idea of the 'dialogue'…

    Paperback – 2013-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Violence and Phenomenology book cover

    Violence and Phenomenology

    1st Edition

    By James Dodd

    This book pursues the problem of whether violence can be understood to be constitutive of its own sense or meaning, as opposed to being merely instrumental. Dodd draws on the resources of phenomenological philosophy, and takes the form of a series of dialogues between figures both inside and…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge
    Studies in Philosophy

  • Heidegger and the Romantics: The Literary Invention of Meaning book cover

    Heidegger and the Romantics

    The Literary Invention of Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Pol Vandevelde

    While there are many books on the romantics, and many books on Heidegger, there has been no book exploring the connection between the two. Pol Vandevelde’s new study forges this important link. Vandevelde begins by analyzing two models that have addressed the interaction between literature and…

    Paperback – 2013-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Foucault, Marxism and Critique book cover

    Foucault, Marxism and Critique

    1st Edition

    By Barry Smart

    In this work, originally released in 1983, Barry Smart examines the relevance of Foucault's work for developing an understanding of those issues which lie beyond the limits of Marxist theory and analysis - issues such as 'individualising' forms of power, power-knowledge relations, the rise of 'the…

    Paperback – 2013-09-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Michel Foucault

  • Towards a critique of Foucault: Foucault, Lacan and the question of ethics. book cover

    Towards a critique of Foucault

    Foucault, Lacan and the question of ethics., 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Gane

    The work of Michel Foucault, one of the most influential of modern French social theorists and philosophers, has had a dramatic and far-reaching effect on many disciplines. The essays in this reissued collection, originally published in 1986, present Foucault's work as an important …

    Paperback – 2013-09-09
    Routledge

  • Truth and Eros: Foucault, Lacan and the question of ethics. book cover

    Truth and Eros

    Foucault, Lacan and the question of ethics., 1st Edition

    By John Rajchman

    In this reissused work, first published in 1991, John Rajchman isolates the question of ethics in the work of Foucault and Lacan and explores its ramifications and implications for the present day. He demonstrates that the question of ethics was at once the most difficult and the most intimate…

    Paperback – 2013-09-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Michel Foucault

  • The Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Denoon Cumming

    First published in Great Britain in 1968, this is an authoritative introduction to the life of one of the greatest intellectual figures of the twentieth century. Prompted by the belief that none of the parts of Sartre’s work is fully intelligible apart from the whole , this ambitious volume…

    Paperback – 2013-08-08
    Routledge

  • The Existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre book cover

    The Existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Webber

    Webber argues for a new interpretation of Sartrean existentialism. On this reading, Sartre is arguing that each person’s character consists in the projects they choose to pursue and that we are all already aware of this but prefer not to face it. Careful consideration of his existentialist writings…

    Paperback – 2013-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Aristotle's Moral Realism Reconsidered: Phenomenological Ethics book cover

    Aristotle's Moral Realism Reconsidered

    Phenomenological Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Pavlos Kontos

    This book elaborates a moral realism of phenomenological inspiration by introducing the idea that moral experience, primordially, constitutes a perceptual grasp of actions and of their solid traces in the world. The main thesis is that, before any reference to values or to criteria about good and…

    Paperback – 2013-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

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